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The '''Hispanic Society of America''' is a museum and reference library for the study of the arts and cultures of Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. (Despite the name and the founder's intention, it has never functioned as a learned association.) Founded in 1904 by Archer M. Huntington, the institution is free and open to the public at its original location in a Beaux-Arts architecture|Beaux Arts building on Audubon Terrace (at 155th Street (Manhattan)|155th Street and Broadway (Manhattan)|Broadway) in the lower Washington Heights, Manhattan|Washington Heights area of New York City in the United States. The campus was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2012. In April, 2015 the Society announced the appointment of Philippe de Montebello to chair the Society's Board of Overseers and spearhead a major effort to roughly double the museum's size by renovating the now-vacant,...
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Map typeNew York City
Map captionLocation of the Hispanic Society in New York City
Established{{start date and age|1904|May|18|mf=yes}}
LocationNew York City|New York, New York (state)|New York
TypeArt museum
Research library
Collection6,800 paintings
1,000 sculptures
175,000 photographs
250,000 books
Visitors20,000
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Portuguese literature -- History and criticism Periodicals
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Portuguese philology -- Periodicals
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Spanish literature -- History and criticism Periodicals
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Spanish philology -- Periodicals
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Spanish literature
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Portuguese literature
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Collection
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American Libraries
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Canadian Libraries
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University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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California Digital Library
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Boston Public Library
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Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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hispanic society of america
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parker, william belmont, 1871-1934, ed
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the hispanic society of america
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barber, edwin atlee, 1851-1916
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hispanic society of america, leonard williams
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menéndez pidal, ramón, 1869-1968
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English
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French
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